Charity bicycle ride Saturday in Goose Creek

The Goose Creek Police Department is organizing a bicycle ride for charity Saturday.

The Making a Difference for St. Jude Bike-A-Thon starts at 9 a.m. at the lake and bike trail behind City Hall, according to an announcement from the city Monday.

The ride is coordinated by Chief Harvey Becker. The Goose Creek Police Cadets, Explorer Post 400, will participate.

Riders who raise $35 will receive a St. Jude T-shirt. Those who raise $75 will get a St. Jude sling tote. Riders who raise $150 or more receive a St. Jude on-the-go blanket.

Rider sponsor forms are available at the police department at cityofgoosecreek.com.

Reach Dave Munday at 937-5553.